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9646 Santa Monica Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90210-4402
+1 310-205-8990
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17:00 - 21:00
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Sun 17:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri 11:30 - 23:00
Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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San Diego, California
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2015

My experience at Crustacean rates as the WORST restaurant "experience" I've ever had (and I dine out 4 times a week--I have some experience). We arrived 5 minutes early for our 7:45 reservation and were told to wait at the bar. Fine--that's normal. The problem was that we waited for the bartender to acknowledge us for over half an hour.... More 

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Beverly Hills, California
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33 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2015

my last visit to Beverly Hills was crowned with a dinner in this exclusive Indochine Restaurant . 1st when told we are going for crabs and noodles ..I shook my head " Gee not another bad Chinese place..." but this time my hosts outdid themselves . Entering the place I was immidately transported to Rita Heyworth"s " Lady from Shanghai... More 

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Thank PashadeCerigo0009
London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2015 via mobile

Arrived for dinner based on reviews. Terrible service kept waiting for 45m to get table. Left to go to better venue. Don't go

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2 Thank MDubzz
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42 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2015

Good atmosphere and very helpful waitstaff. Decided to go for the roasted crab with pepper and that's a winner, even the noodles are fantastic.

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Thank a2553151
Los Angeles, California
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120 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2015

It has been a while since I've eaten at this restaurant and it is only because of distance, nothing else. Love, love the food and the service was great as always. I do say the Martini can stand for improvement and we know each bartender has their own flair so I will try a different bartender next time. The Garlic... More 

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Thank LaVerne R
South Pasadena, California
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2015

We had been to this restaurant many times for years.Just haven't been there for a while for there are so many new one in the market and love to taste and try.After all I had decide to come back and try again.I had a birthday party for 30 more people there.Of course we had a special menu for the party,atmosphere... More 

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Irvine, CA
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339 reviews
202 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2015

We called about 3 hours in advance on a Friday night and they happily accommodated us. Looks like they can squeeze tables into nooks upstairs and downstairs to get as many people in as needed. This isn't necessarily your traditional Asian restaurant. There are some familiar favorites but there are also Asian style tacos, tapas, skewered meat, etc. The menu... More 

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Thank etan92612
Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, United States
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53 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2014

We were a party of 5 for lunch while visiting family in LA for holidays. My sister goes frequently and loves it. I thought how good could it be? Words can't describe the quality of the food. I am picky. Not easily impressed. We ordered many of their signature dishes, apps, deserts, really everything is beyond outstanding. Very expensive but... More 

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Thank Karen G
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2014 via mobile

Beautiful little restaurant. Fantastic food! I ordered from their signature dishes and it was outstanding! Will definitely visit again when we are in the area.

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Thank Patty W
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2014

If I had to choose a meal as my last - it would certainly be the roasted crab and garlic noodles! That's it! Nothing else! This place makes the most amazing crab and noodles! It is expensive but def worth it!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 100
Cuisine
Asian, Seafood, Vietnamese, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9646 Santa Monica Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90210-4402
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Beverly Hills>  > Beverly Hills
  • Neighbourhood: Beverly Hills
  • Phone Number: +1 310-205-8990

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Beverly Hills
Beverly Hills began as a modest village years ago and today you can still feel its small town origins, even though it has become a major tourist attraction and business center for the entertainment industry. This town lives up to its reputation as an area full of designer retail stores and residential streets lined with mansions and palm trees. Inside the commercial center of Beverly Hills, along Rodeo Drive, droves of tourists peak into ultra-luxurious boutiques hoping to catch a glimpse of someone famous. Off of Rodeo Drive however is where some of the most affluent Angelenos occupying the streets of Beverly Hills come for leisurely meals, power lunches and beauty treatments.
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